South Wales Police say that whilst a cyclist was receiving emergency medical treatment, his bike was stolen from the footpath at the rear of Penarth Leisure Centre.
The cyclist – who has not been named – was being given cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) by paramedics before being rushed to hospital.
Whilst he was being treated, the bike he had been riding – which police say was his “pride and joy” disappeared from a footpath at the rear of Penarth Leisure Centre.
Police say the crime was committed at aropund 15:30 on August 9th but details have only now been released .The man’s family are hoping that the bike can be recovered.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Barry CID on 01446 731606